Tuesday, 21st October 2014
Indonesia Top News
  • Putin calls killed Total CEO `true friend` of Russia

    2 hours ago
    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday praised Total CEO Christophe de Margerie, who died in a plane accident at a Moscow airport, as a "true friend of our country." In a telegram sent to French President Francois ...

  • Red-White Coalition, Great Indonesia Coalition should stand united: PDIP

    2 hours ago
    The Red-White Coalition and Great Indonesia Coalition should stand united and become the power of the nation, stated Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) deputy secretary general Ahmad Basarah. "The grouping of ...

  • Indonesia should be stricter with Australia on illegal immigrant issue

    2 hours ago
    Indonesia, under the rule of new President Joko Widodo or Jokowi, should be more firm in dealing with Australia on the illegal immigrant issue, stated Mexasai Indra, a political observer from Riau University. "We must ...

  • Jokowi to announce cabinet lineup soon
    3 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will announce his cabinet lineup not on Tuesday but as soon as possible, according to Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) Deputy Secretary General Ahmad Basarah. "The announcement ...
  • Jokowi, Kerry talk on climate change

    12 hours ago
    Newly inaugurated Indonesian President Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, received US Secretary of State John Kerry at Merdeka Palace on Monday night to talk on climate change. "We talked on climate change and a planned ...

  • Jokowi asked to postpone announcing cabinet line up

    14 hours ago
    The Indonesian Corruption Watch (ICW) has asked President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to postpone plan to announce his cabinet line up on Tuesday as there are a number of the candidates having reputation tainted with corruption. ...

  • Jokowi to make Indonesia creative nation

    14 hours ago
    Inaugurated on Monday, October 20,2014 as the 7th president of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi has the commitment to make his country a creative nation. After taking oath with M. Jusuf Kalla as president and ...

  • Malaysia hopes for improved ties in Jokowi era

    23 hours ago
    Malaysian Prime Minister Dato' Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak expressed hope that bilateral relations between Malaysia and Indonesia will further improve under the new Indonesian government. "I ...

  • President Jokowi to strive for food self-sufficiency
    20th October 2014
    President Joko Widodo has expressed his intention to make the country self-sufficient in food. "I hope all parties support the food self-sufficiency program. I also hope that farmers work hard to realize it," the president ...
  • Ahok hopes Jokowi will prepare Indonesian human resources

    20th October 2014
    Acting Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) expressed hope that President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will utilize Indonesias human resources properly to gain from demographic bonus. Competition between countries was ...